Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 6 months to 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SOLID Principles
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 - 89
Rank change year-on-year - +89 -
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 13 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.31% - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% - 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 2
Watford median annual salary £52,500 - £51,250
10th Percentile £43,750 - £43,625
90th Percentile £66,250 - £59,875
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.70% -4.17% +9.09%

SOLID is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 852 990 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 85.63% 90.74% 82.53%
Number of salaries quoted 764 819 743
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +17.39% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

SOLID
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing SOLID as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for SOLID in Watford

SOLID
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOLID in Watford.

Salary trend for SOLID in Watford

SOLID
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOLID in Watford over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for SOLID in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT jobs citing SOLID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for SOLID.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (84.62%) Web Services
4 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (76.92%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
5 9 (69.23%) Finance
6 8 (61.54%) Financial Institution
7 6 (46.15%) REST
7 6 (46.15%) Retail
8 5 (38.46%) MVC
8 5 (38.46%) SOAP
9 4 (30.77%) CSS
10 3 (23.08%) HTML
10 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
11 2 (15.38%) SQL
11 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
11 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
11 2 (15.38%) jQuery
11 2 (15.38%) TDD
11 2 (15.38%) WCF
11 2 (15.38%) WPF
11 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
12 1 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
12 1 (7.69%) SDLC
12 1 (7.69%) WF
12 1 (7.69%) LINQ
12 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services

SOLID
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 10 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Financial Institution
3 6 (46.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) .NET Developer
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Lead .NET Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Lead Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 3 (23.08%) AWS Developer
5 2 (15.38%) .NET Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Applications Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Architect
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) REST
4 5 (38.46%) SOAP
5 4 (30.77%) CSS
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
7 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) WCF
7 2 (15.38%) WPF
8 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (7.69%) LINQ
8 1 (7.69%) WF
8 1 (7.69%) WinForms
8 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
1 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (38.46%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Parallel Programming
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Xamarin